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30 Christmas Treat Recipes

I’m going to admit a little something to you today. Are you ready? Every year, a few days after Thanksgiving I get a little bit blue. Down. Bummed, I suppose you could call it. The reason for a silly dip in this old gals mood? I suppose you could call it a simple case of Bah-Humbug Grinch-itus. Not […]

Christmas Wish List Giveaway (Over $1100 in Prizes!)

10 amazing Blogger’s have come together to give away over $1100.00 in prizes!! This year for Christmas we thought it would be fun to GIVE AWAY something from each of our Christmas Wish Lists… AND here’s the really exciting part!! A Grand Prize valued at over $600.00!! A Blend Tec Total Blender with 2 jars; […]

Cute Christmas Rice-Krispie Treats

This holiday season I wanted at least one of my Christmas Treat posts to be super kid friendly. Something our little ones would get a kick out of and be able to help with. These Cute Christmas Rice Krispie Treats are what I came up with. They are super tasty and a fun twist on […]

Cranberry Almond Bread with Orange Glaze

The flavors of Cranberry, Almond and Orange just shout out Christmas Time…do they not? They are a wonderful threesome, I can tell you that. I had been dreaming and scheming of different ways to use these flavors this season when I remembered this wonderful recipe for Cranberry Almond Bread with Orange Glaze. I found it in […]

Sweet and Salty Corn Pops

Every year, on Christmas Day, my brothers and sisters and I (and our families, of course) find ourselves gathered at my parents house. (12 adults and 16 kids, good glory!) We laugh and joke and talk about what went down in our respective homes on Christmas morning. How late were people up wrapping gifts?  Did anyone put together a train set […]

Chocolate Caramel and Pecan Turtle Clusters

I have always wanted to make Turtle Clusters. Not because I have a fascination with real live turtles and think it would be fun to nibble on one. I’ve actually NEVER wanted to do that. Thank you so much for asking. You are always so considerate. 🙂 I’ve wanted to make Turtle Clusters because the flavors of […]

White Chocolate Peppermint Kiss Cookies

This week I have FIVE new Christmas Treat recipes for you. I have been plotting and planning. Baking and cooking the yummiest of treats for you. If only you could reach right through the screen and have a sample or two. That. Would really be amazing! I wonder how long it will be before someone […]

December Menu Plan 2012

Spaghetti Pie, Italian Tortelini Soup, Roasted Tomato and Asparagus Tortelini, Asian Lettuce Wraps, Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup, Rumbi’s Mango Chicken Salad, Ham Fried Rice, Bourbon Chicken Are you ready for a monthly menu plan? I sure hope so, because that is what I have for you today. I’ve changed things up just a bit, […]

Bavarian Pot Roast of Wonder (Crock Pot)

I am going to let you in on a little secret. I’ve never been a great beef pot roast maker. It’s true. My pot roast usually comes out kind of tough and not very flavorful. I’ve researched the best methods for cooking the blessed meat and tried countless recipes.  Goodness knows I have even left it […]

10 Crock Pot Dinner Recipes

Italian Cream Cheese Chicken Hello there! Are you all in Thanksgiving detox this week? After all the wonderful pie and buttery rolls, I feel like taking a power swim through five lakes and eating a trough of carrot sticks or something…if you know what I mean. 🙂 For todays post, I wanted to share 10 of my favorite crock pot recipes with […]